Athena - Wisdom, Courage & Inspiration
Athena symbolizes wisdom, courage and inspiration.
Exceptional Greek Athena coin necklaces are available in two styles.
1. Athena wearing a winged crested helmet (left) accented with and 18k gold disc with a flushmounted white sapphire and 18k gold bail. 18" sterling silver, long and short chain.
A walking lion on the reverse. Dates from 305-290 BC from Ancient Greece, city of Velia in Lucania, which is near Southern Italy. A temple dedicated to Athena still stands in Paestum, Italy and was built during the same era as the coin was minted.
2. Athena in a Corinthian helmet (right) accented with a white sapphire (3.5mm) set in gold and 18k gold bail. 20" sterling silver, long and short chain. A Pegasus on the reverse. Dates from 317-310 BC and was minted in the Corinthian colony of Lokoi in Bruttium, Southern Italy. The region is now known as Calabria.